Tarullo to Lead Obama Advisers

Sloan, Steven
November 2008
American Banker;11/20/2008, Vol. 173 Issue 225, p20
Trade Publication
The article reports that U.S. President-elect Barack Obama has announced that law professor Daniel Tarullo will lead his transition team of economic advisors. Details about Tarullo's qualifications are provided. Comments from Tarullo regarding his appointment and the U.S. financial crisis are also included.


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